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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1968 January

Jack Dame, the Manager of the Salem-Roanoke Valley Civic Center, Announces That the Daytona 500 Race Will Be Broadcast at the Center in Salem, Va.

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The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Representatives of Beach Brothers Dodge present the manager of the Salem-Roanoke Valley Civic Center Jack Dame with a new Dodge Charger to be used as a promotional tool for the telecast of the Daytona 500 automobile race at the center. According to Dame, the Daytona 500 will be shown on February 25 at the civic center.
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